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The Price of Dissent: Women and Political Activism in Vietnam

  On January 20, 2021 Dinh Thi Thu Thuy became the…

Imprisoned blogger Tran Huynh Duy Thuc in critical condition

On February 03, blogger Tran Huynh Duy Thuc stopped his hunger…

Heavy Prison Sentences for Three Independent Vietnamese Journalists – A Worrisome Beginning to 2021

From left to right: Thuy, Tuan, and Dung at trial on January…

Report: Vietnam’s Inhumane Treatments in Prison

Our new report focuses on incidents of torture and other inhumane…

The Dong Tam Trial: Vietnam’s Violations of International Commitments Continue

Local leader, Le Dinh Kinh, who was killed in the raid. Source:…

‘Freedom Fighter’ Pham Thi Doan Trang

Pham Doan Trang being taken away during her October 6, 2020…

Vietnam’s BOT Dilemma: Activists at the Gates

The anti-Build–Operate–Transfer (BOT) movement is one of…

Dong Tam Trials and Tribulations– Proceedings Against 29 Villagers Come to a Controversial End

The Dong Tam defendants at trial, September 8, 2020. Source:…

What’s New in the Database of Persecuted Activists in Vietnam?

These past few months, we have been working hard to improve the…

Freedom of the Press under Renewed Siege in Vietnam

Six months into 2020, the intensive crackdown against activists…